Business Analyst with Data Ingestion
Requisition Title Business Analyst with Data Ingestion Location NYC NY Duration 6+ Months Requirements Needs someone with a solid understanding SQL and excellent CommsPresentation. Candidate will need to be able to "finesse" information from business groups. This will be an unstructured environment and must self–manage. Must have a "get it done" attitude. Candidate will manage 70–80 Data Sources and manage Data Ingestion and Data Source systems. Functional Competencies Independently conduct research and analysis to resolve highly complex, multi–faceted problems and business issues arising from various projects, by engaging the relevant stakeholders and applying advanced finance, data and technology expertise and experience. Establish professional relationships with stakeholders (SMEs, business users and other user groups) to determine the requirements and the desired outcomes for a solution, and to produce and develop the relevant documentation (mapping documents mock ups data diagrams etc) and to support them during the User Acceptance Testing (UAT). Collaborate with technology counterparts SME s and business stakeholders to define and document end to end business system requirements and processes to support project implementation. Collaborate with developers to deliver of requirements, by clarifying any questions or any unclear or open points. Develop and execute meaningful Functional Test Cases, and documenting the results of the tests. Functional testing will involve both positive and negative tests and at times, perform regression testing as well. Prepare process documentation materials to facilitate the transition of the project to business as usual (BAU) activities and provide post–implementation support. Ensure the IT Lead is kept informed of all unresolved issues, other areas of concern and any other deviations from plans through timely and well documented reporting. Having worked on previous regulatory programs and initiatives, provide an objective view (challenging the business, if necessary) of any business decisions regarding methodology using previous experiences and research of best practice rules and guidelines Qualifications Business Analyst for at least 3–5 years on a large project implementation. Experience in Capital Markets Investment Banking projects. Experience on data driven big data data governance projects is preferred but not necessary. Experience on all stages of the Software Development Lifecycle (with a focus on analysis and testing). Relevant experience on working in an hybrid Waterfall Agile environment. Excellent communication skills for all levels of the organisation. Be self starting, self motivated and has the ability to work within a new team. Experience in a stressful and high profile project.